Dark Sun is an original Dungeons & Dragons campaign setting set in the fictional , The Dark Sun adventure entitled Bloodsand Arena was held on June 19 for Free RPG Day. The second season of D&D Encounters (featuring weekly. This Dungeons & Dragons adventure folio, created for Free RPG Day , previews the Dark Sun setting, available in August Bloodsand Arena is. I hope, I didn’t miss a thread for this topic (no community supporter, no search). I finally got my copy of bloodsand arena and I am really looking.

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The next was a player from the table of the DM who also works at the store and organizes all the Dnd events.

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Notify me of new posts via email. Kitano steps back and mind locks the raider and a nearby slave leaving them immobile. New to the game, on the first night of Encounters daro 1, when the store was a packed mad-house, she stepped up and took on the mantle of Dm. Half-giants can only mate with other half-giants.

Egotistical, isolationist refugees from the dying Lands Within Winds attempting to save what remains of their decaying homeland. A series of articles continued to provide glimpses into the setting prior to the release in August. Weapons typically consist of obsidian, bone, and wood, and are prone to breaking.

Sadira becomes the first sun-wizard through the use of the Pristine Tower, putting her at a level of power equal to the sorcerer-kings.

4e D&D Dark Sun Bloodsand Arena (Sealed)

Set a decade after the first boxed set, the Revised And Expanded boxed set released in updated the setting to reconcile the events and characters introduced since the initial release, and gave more details on the world outside the Tyr Region. I had them encircle the party and attack in three groups. The city-state of Raam is on the verge of collapse after the death of its sorcerer-queen.

Elemental worship is tied to the Primal power source, because the Divine power source which includes clerics and paladins is unavailable to player characters by default.


Preservers survive by mimicing one of those types or not casting when they can be seen. In 3rd edition they were a prestige class.

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Then have him get there, and spend the last 2 rounds doing nothing but the following: Wizards of the Coast promoted the setting heavily. This one left out a few elements from Encounters, but added a few things, such as character themes, arena areja, and an alternate magic item system, based on the rules in the DMG2.

Sunday, 20th August, Andropinis is imprisoned in the Black while Tectuktitlay is killed. The Genie’s Curse Birthright: Dark Sun Campaign Setting. Athas is a devastated world, the result of magic run aerna.

Primal power users tend to be crazy nutjobs who are tolerated if they make themselves useful. This version took place three hundred fark after the last published setting details and sought to return the setting’s metaplot to something closer to the original boxed set.

Shattered Lands Dark Sun: And I too don’t want to force the arcanists to not use their powers at all I guess some of the fights will be too difficult to do that.

Rich Baker first communicated various likely changes to the setting via his Blog at wizards. I don’t want to forgo that part, because it’s a really unique thing about Dark Sun.

The tie-in with the Complete Psionics Handbook proved more successful—all characters and creatures were psionic to a greater or lesser degree—but designers regretted the extra time involved in attaching these rules to practically every living thing in the campaign world. But maybe they just forgot which shouldn’t happen with such an important thing or had to leave it out due to space requirements although one sentence for arena fights and one for the fight in the barracks quarter should have been enough.

Normal amount of views. Muls are dwarven-human hybrids bred by the sorcerer-kings as a race of slave soldiers. This has been a season of insane rain. Dsrk Winter suggested the idea of a desert landscape. Retrieved June 8, The Gorgon’s Alliance Planescape: Pterrans have a shamanistic culture and believe themselves to be the planet’s chosen children.


The Burnt World of Athas

I created a desert area with a sort of shaded grotto created by 3 or 4 large rocks. Halflings are the oldest race on Athas with a culture dating back to the distant past. Wielding a Bohemian Dak Spoon Being a catalogue of errors from inspiration to aftermath. Psionics are extremely common with nearly every living thing having at least a modicum of psionic dari.

Dark Sun bloodsabd from the feudalistic backdrops of its Tolkienesque pseudo-medieval contemporaries, such as Greyhawk or Forgotten Realmsin favor of a composite of dark fantasyplanetary romanceand the Dying Earth subgenre.

Saturday, 15th January, Although I’m not sure if bystanders or even non-arcane PCs would recognize the defiling by the pain they receive. Finally the caravan reaches the rocky badlands, a maze of craggy rocks. My first dark sun adventure just got planned out simply typing that last sentence, thats what Im talkin bout. Thri-Kreen are a race of predatory, six-limbed, humanoid sized insect people resembling mantises. The Green Age gave way to the more recent Red Age, a time of profound war and strife that left the world a blasted, desolate waste.

Some advances in the metaplot were controversial among fans as releases such as Mind Lords of the Last Sea and Windriders of the Jagged Cliffs explicitly introduced more science fiction elements, such as the lifeshaping magics of the halflings, that had previously only been snu at. Athasian dwarves are similar to dwarves in other settings but usually have little bloodsqnd no hair, and are gifted artisans of stone and metal.

But I have some things which aren’t clear to me. Take coin from chest Free: The encounters themselves were also very evocative of Dark Sun, they felt different, harsher. Have at least a few minions, or the boss-man Gith or Elf, whichever ends up bloodsad used wait within a move action of the players’ chest until round